Kalila Annamarie Holt is a radio producer and fiction writer. She's from Chicago. But now she doesn’t live there—instead she lives in Brooklyn. She has been published in wigleaf, The Baltimore Review, Salamander, and The New York Times. She produces Jonathan Goldstein's Heavyweight, from Gimlet Media.

Kalila Holt is good at stories and reaching things on high shelves. Kalila Holt is bad at Tetris and waterskiing. A lot of old people say she reminds them of their niece because "you both have long hair." You can follow her on Twitter: @kalilaholt